取 qǔ to take; to get; to choose
Made up of [耳 ěr
radical 128, 又 yòu
also; in addition; and
NoteCombines 'hand' and 'ear' with the suggestion of 'seizing' someone by the ear with meaning 'take' or 'select'
Number of strokes 8
Using 耳 ěr
: 闻 wén (to hear) 聪 cōng (quick at hearing)
Using 又 yòu
: 对 duì (right) 发 fā (to send out) 发 fà (hair) 反 fǎn (contrary) 及 jí (and) 鸡 jī (fowl) 难 nán (difficult) 圣 shèng (holy) 树 shù (tree) 报 bào (to announce) 欢 huān (merry) 友 yǒu (friend) 支 zhī (to support) 受 shòu (to receive) 艰 jiān (difficult)
Different tone去 qù (go)
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取长补短 qǔ cháng bǔ duǎn
Take notice of other people's admirable qualities
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712 - 770) thatched cottage can still be seen at Chengdu
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